PF Olsen Welcomes Three New Team Members and One Departure

Recent staff developments have resulted in one secondment to Malaysia and three new appointments:

Spencer Hill and his family are off to Bintulu, Sarawak, as a secondment to a company commencing harvesting operations of their fast-growing plantations of Acacia mangium. We wish Spencer and his family the very best on this adventure and look forward to their safe return. 


Hamish Macpherson (Bachelor of Forestry Science) brings six years experience in forestry, harvesting and logistics in NZ and the UK to the role of Harvest Manager based in Rotorua. Hamish previously had a role with K&S Freighters in the Hawke's Bay.


Mike Duckett (Bachelor of Forestry Science) joins the Rotorua-based harvesting team as Sales and Operations Planning Manager. Mike brings eight years experience in harvest management and planning and previously worked for Hancock in the Central North Island.


Boon Tan (Bachelor of Forestry Science) is a recently graduated forester who has joined our consulting team as a Forestry Analyst and at present is assisting with the processing of post-1989 forest Emissions Trading Scheme applications.